MP brands PCR tests “unnecessary barrier” to travel

Rsearch by Saga trip found that 36% of frustrated Britons were unable to book a UK holiday this summer – and, after an average of five hours of unsuccessful searches, three in 10 (31%) have now given up on any hope of finding a . Now, facing a summer at …

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11 of the best hotel loyalty programs – and how to maximize their benefits

Pool at St. Regis Bahia Beach in Puerto Rico Courtesy of St. Regis Hotel loyalty programs are the unsung heroes of travel rewards. Unlike airline miles, which you could spend years earning for an award flight, you can often earn hotel points at a much faster rate, unlock Elite status …

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Transactions and financing heat up

The industry continues to rebound from the effects of the pandemic with purchase and financing agreements. Oxford Capital Group acquires Thompson ChicagoOxford Capital Group LLC has acquired the 247-room luxury hotel Thompson Chicago. The company’s wholly owned subsidiary, Oxford Hotels & Resorts LLC, also takes care of the management of …

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Regina Hospitality Industry Sees Green As Rider’s Comeback Kicks Off – Regina

Regina’s restaurants, bars and hotels will see a boost on Friday unlike any since before the COVID-19 pandemic. The Saskatchewan Roughriders return to Mosaic Stadium on Friday night as they host the BC Lions at 7:30 p.m. CST. Energy built up in Regina ahead of the start of the Riders’ …

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Summit Village project served with notice of loan default; resort group responds with federal lawsuit | Company

EDEN – Summit Village, the planned hub for visionaries, the rich and famous of the reimagined resort of Powder Mountain, has been hit with a $ 51 million development loan default notice. In response, Summit Mountain Holding Group, the entity that manages a series of developments in the resort town …

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ASHFORD HOSPITALITY TRUST: MANAGEMENT DISCUSSION AND ANALYSIS OF FINANCIAL POSITION AND RESULTS OF OPERATIONS (Form 10-Q)

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS The following discussion should be read in conjunction with the unaudited financial statements and notes thereto appearing elsewhere herein. This report contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. (the "Company," "we," "our" or "us") cautions investors that any forward-looking statements …

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The hotel launches the fall hospitality academy

THE Devonshire Hotels and Restaurants Group is launching a vocational training academy this fall, to support new employees, of all ages, in developing their careers in the hotel industry. The Devonshire Hospitality Academy is an in-house training program, which will lead to an industry recognized qualification at Level 2 apprenticeship. …

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Sherwin Lucas has been appointed General Manager of Park Inn by Radisson Bacolod

Park Inn by Radisson Bacolod, Radisson Hotel Group’s new upscale hotel brand in the City of Smiles, has welcomed Sherwin Lucas as General Manager. Sherwin brings more than two decades of hospitality experience to his new role. Prior to joining Park Inn by Radisson Bacolod, Sherwin held a position as …

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Women own the room: Wyndham announces effort to increase female ownership of hotels

Based on Parsippany Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest hotel franchise company, with around 9,000 hotels in nearly 95 countries, on Wednesday announced plans to increase the number of female hotel owners. Wyndham introduced a new program – “Women Own the Room” – which it says is intended to …

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How Chicago’s first transgender Filipino bakery owner thrived during the pandemic

As soon as you walk into Jennivee’s bakery in Chicago, a rainbow of color greets you – from Purple Velvet cakes to orange-yellow mango cream cupcakes and M&M cookies. Jenne Vailoces, the transgender Filipino bakery founder, opened Jennivee’s five years ago in the Northhalsted neighborhood, which is home to a …

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